?Glorious Fourth of July and Other Stories from the Plains,? a book released in December 2017 by the South Dakota State Historical Society, recently received recognition at the 2018 Literary Classics International Book Awards. The book took gold in the Picture Book/Early Reader, General category.
BRANDON, S.D. ? The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT), in collaboration with the Sioux Falls Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), Minnehaha County, City of Sioux Falls and the City of Brandon, will hold a public open house from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 27th at the Brandon Valley Intermediate School (201 W. Park Street)
BUFFALO, S.D. ? A 21-year-old man from Redig, S.D., has been identified as the person who died late Wednesday, Nov. 14, in a one-vehicle crash south of Buffalo.
DALLAS, S.D. ? One person died early Sunday night in a one-vehicle crash west of Dallas, S.D.
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The South Dakota Department of Health is investigating the first person reported with acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) in the state this year. The individual under investigation is a young adult and experienced a mild respiratory illness with fever prior to developing muscle weakness, for which they were hospitalized.
At its meeting earlier today, the South Dakota Board of Education Standards received a briefing on the release of the 2018 Report Card, which is expected later this month. This is the state?s first Report Card under the Every Student Succeeds Act. The federal law requires new data items to be reported and that the information be concise, accessible and easy to read.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT), in collaboration with the Sioux Falls Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) and the City of Hartford, will hold a public open house from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 26, at the Hartford Area Fire & Rescue Station, 305 South Street
PIERRE, S.D. ? Everybody seems to be going somewhere for Thanksgiving and the South Dakota Department of Public Safety is urging citizens to get to their destinations safely.
PIERRE, S.D. ? Home, especially in the kitchen, is the place to be for this week?s Thanksgiving holiday. But South Dakota?s Fire Marshal says it also can be a dangerous place to be if fire safety is not a priority.
HUMBOLDT, S.D. ? One person died and four others were seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash that occurred Saturday morning near Humboldt.
He was apprehended in Mellette County earlier today and taken to the Winner City Jail.
Inmate Randy Brave failed to return to Rapid City Community Work Center from a funeral furlough Nov. 17 and was placed on escape status.
The 2018 Grand Lighting Ceremony for Christmas at the South Dakota Capitol will take place in the rotunda on Tuesday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. CST.
The South Dakota Department of Tourism has been awarded seven awards in a prestigious international marketing competition.
Recent reports of community increases in pertussis have the Department of Heath reminding parents to make sure their kids are appropriately immunized.
BUFFALO, S.D. ? A 21-year-old male died late Wednesday night in a one-vehicle crash south of Buffalo.
Back on the farm, we had a big dining room table that sat against one wall most of the year. On Thanksgiving, Dad pulled that table out into the middle of the room. Mom covered it with the good tablecloth and set the good dishes. She crowded every square inch of the table?s surface with turkey and mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie, a real feast for our family to share after we gave thanks for the blessings we had enjoyed during the past year.
Tuesday, November 20, 9:45 a.m. CST, Sioux Falls ? Gov. Dennis Daugaard and will attend and speak at the Discovery District Groundbreaking ceremony in Sioux Falls.
November is a month rich in history and filled with numerous opportunities to thank our veterans, our military personnel and their families. It is a season of gratitude that should have etchings of how we secured and maintain our freedoms.